Saturday, March 21
9 a.m. Nehalem Bay State Park, 34600 Gary St., Nehalem. oregonstateparks.org/index.cfm?do=parkPage.dsp_parkPage&parkId=142. Trained volunteers will provide knowledge about gray whales for Whale Watching Week at Neahkahnie overlooks. *This event repeats daily until March 29.
Angora Hiking Club
9 a.m. Meet at the lot west of Burger King off Marine Drive in Astoria. 503-338-6883. A two-part hike of Four County Point Trail and Steam Donkey Trail. Dogs are not allowed.
10 a.m. North County Recreation District & Performing Arts Center, 36155 9th St., Nehalem. ncrd.org or 855-444-6273. Reading Shakespeare. *This event repeats on Saturdays.
Community Story Time
10:30 a.m. Warrenton Community Library, 160 S. Main St., Warrenton. warrentonlibrary.org or 503-861-8156. Introducing children to reading through storytelling, songs, games, puppets and art. *This event repeats on Tuesdays and Saturdays.
Sit & Stitch
11 a.m. Homespun Quilts and Yarn, 108 10th St., Astoria. homespunquilt.com or 503-325-3300. All skill levels and crafts are welcome. *This event repeats on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
Tabitha's Closet Clothing Giveaway
Noon. Family Worship Center, 26310 Ridge Ave., Ocean Park, Wash. familyworshipcenterop.com or 360-777-3717. Free clothing giveaway, including personal hygiene products, bedding and towels.
Pouring at the Coast
Noon. Seaside Civic & Convention Center, 415 1st Ave., Seaside. $25. Sample beer from more than 30 breweries.
Manzanita Writers' Series
4 p.m. Hoffman Center for the Arts, 594 Laneda Ave., Manzanita. $7. hoffmanarts.org/writing/manzanitas-writers-series/. Author Apricot Irving will read from her memoir "The Gospel of Trees."